The Symposium was opened with a presentation. In 2019 the Paul Walden medal for research in the field of organic methodology was awarded to Professor Aigars Jirgensons (Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis).
The poster prizes for the best posters by the chemical reagent company Bapeks were awarded to :
- Ph.D. students Sindija Lapčinska and Viktorija Vitkovska
- M.Sc. students Andris Jeminejs and Armands Kazia
- B.Sc. student Māris Bazulis